2635 Cochineal

Koshenil’

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

A Gift to Young Housewives

By Elena Molokhovets

Published 1992

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Method

Mix together 3 zolotniki each cochineal and cream of tartar, 2 zolotniki potash, and 1 zolotnik alum. Pound fine in a clay mortar and store this powder in small jars, well tied up. Before us